Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Sohrab Rafiq
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 19 June 2013
Keywords: Stabilization, Multipliers, Time-variation, government spending, fiscal multipliers, fiscal stimulus, government spending shocks, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)
This paper examines the size of the fiscal multiplier values generated in Malaysia. The results show that a government spending shock leads to broad positive economic effects. Although, the effectiveness of fiscal...